Summary: aircraft mechanic in the middle of an international incident in 1995 who while working in Kuwait accidentally crossed the border into Iraq with another American and was arrested, who was sentenced to eight years in prison for illegally entering the country but was released after four months after U.N. intervention, who went without his prescribed medication while imprisoned and suffered poor health after his release, but who was awarded an $18.8 million judgment against Iraq and began collecting on in during 2003.
Cause of Death: Not released
Born: May 22, 1953
Died: January 27, 2004
Location: Jacksonville, Florida